Category Archives: Children’s Fantasy/Sci Fi

‘Tis the Season – to Try a Little Dickens!

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens “Who can listen to objections regarding such a book as this? It seems to me a national benefit, and to every man or woman who reads it, a personal kindness.” – William M. Thackeray on … Continue reading

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Archibald Zwick: A Modern Christian “Everyteen”

Archibald Zwick and the Eight Towers by Robert Leslie Palmer   Humility is the path to freedom. Mourning leads to change. Surrender is gain. Morality is possible only when it is impossible. After reading my review of the Christian classic, … Continue reading

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The Rhyme and Reason of Words and Numbers: The Phantom Tollbooth

The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster “Words and numbers are of equal value, for, in the cloak of knowledge, one is warp and the other woof. It is no more important to count the sands than it is to name … Continue reading

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